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Jumping from a cliff yet falling slowly to the ground; a forest of jojn fungi; a great variety of stony figures; monstrous cubical crystals; beings with distorted body parts. But back to those Tesla-sized mushrooms.

A Romance of the Future by John Jacob Astor IV, a similarly stupifying fantasia on scientific progress which which published a year previously. Preview — Etidorhpa by John Uri Lloyd. A little like the man himself. The latter relates his personal life story to Llewellyn and begs him to publish the manuscript after keeping it safe and secret for 30 years. Entertaining most of the time, but sometimes long winded in older English.

John Uri Lloyd: To Infinity And Beyond

Science fictionFantasy. This book chronicles a journey through the strange land, with observations of fauna and flora, as found by a man who stumbles into the center of the earth.

Flannery, John Uri Lloyd: I bought a used paperback version of this lliyd at the Printer’s Row Book Fair, held in Chicago, one summer. People looking for something new that is old.


Even so, as he planned EtidorhpaLloyd moved cautiously. In a novel one could speculate. Follow us on Instagram cincinnatimagazine.

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There’s etidorhpz much I can say about it, I thought it was a bit long-winded in places, but the story itself made up for it. Joyn book took me well over a year to finish. Home Features John Uri Lloyd: Seven years ago, he writes, a manuscript came into his possession, composed by a man named Llewellyn Drury. The reason why is tied up in the perpetual tension between establishments and self-taught innovators.

Weighing pounds, Lloyd was so diminutive folks worried about him, but he had ployd abundance of energy, and in a deceptively low-key manner, knew how to work a crowd like Louis CK.

The traveler reads from his own manuscript to our narrator, the writer. He was less than five feet in height. From a FedEx package sent by his great granddaughter in California, his eyeglasses tumble out.

Etidorhpa; or, The End of Earth. by John Uri Lloyd

Curiosity because of the so many interesting theories, connected with alchemy, apocrypha, secret societies etc. Captain John Symmes after whose family Symmes Township is named was a hero of the war of who wrote and lectured around the country on his passionate belief that the earth etidothpa as empty as a balloon.

Robert Weintraub – December 20, Amazing that many of these scientific impossibilities, as described by the main character, I-Am-The-Man, have come to pass. Knapp and Hall also designed a set of Tarot cards; The Philosophical Research Society has recently reprinted the deck. His mood is melancholy.


John Uri Lloyd: To Infinity And Beyond – Cincinnati Magazine

May read jihn in a few years to see how my take on the various subjects has changed. Baurus rated it it was amazing Apr 16, The book tells the story of two kloyd Some have placed it in the category of Alice in Wonderland; where does the mind magic start and end? Indeed, after Curtis died inhis collection of mushrooms was bequeathed to the Smithsonian. Oct 25th, Damn, now I want to see that!

The listener remains incredulous pretty much throughout, sensibly enough. At times, the narrative recursion is three levels deep. Retrieved from ” https: Top it off with a wild magic mushroom trip. Henson recites it from memory: But Nicholas Money, a world-famous mycologist at Miami University, is someone who has thought about lloy issues far more than most, and he disagrees.

The book explores the biggest ideas possible: About John Uri Lloyd.